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, craig. my special guest is being mobbed by the crowd behind me. it's the senior adviser to president obama. she will make her way here in a second. as she comes up, we will give her a big welcome. welcome, valerie. pleasure to see you. >> pleasure to be here. can you believe the crowd? it's amazing. >> reporter: the president and first lady created this to really hopefully make it a standing tradition for inaugurations going forward. >> not just inaugurations, my message is let's do it every day. let's make service a part of our life, we will have a big celebration for inaugurations when people go home on, we want them to find a way to serve in their home community and that is what makes the fabric of our country stronger. it's exciting to have thousands and thousands of people to come and celebrate the president's re-election and the importance of giving back. >> reporter: it is seeming to catch on, 2011 was a five-year high in terms of volunteerism that has to make the president and first lady happy. >> it does, and we want to build that momentum. i'm so delighted that so many peop
's in your wallet? here's your invoice. >>> a good saturday afternoon to you. i'm craig melvin coming to you from washington, d.c., where we are covering the president's second inauguration, but today is a day for americans to give something back. that tops our political headlines. the president kicking off the national day of service today volunteering at a school here in the d.c. area. the first family and 500 volunteers joined him. tomorrow president obama will take the oath of office in a private white house ceremony. monday, hundreds of thousands are expected as he takes the oath on the capitol steps. former presidents clinton and carter will be present at that ceremony monday. not attending former president george h.w. bush and his father, former president bush, the younger bush staying at home because his father is sick. the president was just released from the hospital after an extended illness. also today a big development on the debt limit. a vote is scheduled for next week and we'll dig in to those details later in the show. first, though, the stars are coming out for that nationa
of office for the second time at the white house. good afternoon to you, i'm craig melvin and you are watching msnbc, the place for politics, and this is how president obama's second term started earlier today. >> please raise your right hand and repeat after me. i, barack hussein obama do solemnly swear -- >> i, barack hussein obama, do s solemnly swear -- >> to execute the office of the president of the united states -- >> to execute the office of the president of the united states -- >> will protect and preserve and defend the constitution of the united states. >> will protect and preserve the constitution of the united states. >> so help me god. >> so help me god. >> thank you, mr. chief justice. >>> we have team coverage of the 57th presidential inauguration, and luke russert is with us on the washington mall, but we start with peter alexander on the north lawn of the white house this afternoon. pete, we know that the first family attended the historic metropolitan church this morning, and what are they up to right now? >> well, they get some quiet time together as a family w
be prosecuted. as the local board of education urges other student witnesses to come forward, craig has the latest on the big red rape case. >> she is better than casey anthony. >> in a drunken rant, ex-steubenville hig high school football player is taped. a girl passed around like a ragdoll and allegedly raped during a summer party hosted by former players of the current team known locally as big red. >> it is rape. >> the disturbing video and photos of the teen are published the claim is made that the attack has been covered up by corrupt authorities to protect their championship football team. in an exclusive interview, jefferson county sheriff denies the charge of coverup. >> 99% of it is false. everybody in steubenville and jefferson county were upset and disgusting of the crime itself. the alleged crime. >> try them all. >> over a thousand protesters flood courthouse steps last week. a direct response to the social media storm created by the release by cyber vigilantes of the names of the teens involved. >> another piece that they put out there was that you you deleted key video
craig helped pass an nra bill protecting gun companies from liabilities if their products were used in a crime. since then the nra has received as much as $38 million from gun makers including beretta usa and block. and today larry craig is now a member of the board of the national rifle association. no word on if he has his own restroom in virginia just across the river from washington d.c. >> he is ceo of murphysboro based manufacturing that making a sniper rifle that has a range of a mile and can pierce armor. he gets richer and richer from killi killings in his state. even the bof nor governor of ca thought his product does not belong in a villain hands. pete brownell is the born rich grandson of the founder of the company that is now one of the largest suppliers of firearm parts and accessories. the company has been awarded the ring of freedom. still, murder profit tear has claimed that he has no financial interest in the positions of the nra. since 2005, people associated with the company have donated as much as $5 million to the nra. on the board as mepgsed last night is the
of their own. meet the sanders. both families of sanders. craig, diane, darlene and mark and their kids, holden, colby, braden, landry. i had to write down a little map so i would get everybody's name right. let's get the story out to start. diane and darlene, you went to a twin convention? >> yes, in twinsburg, ohio. we had been several times before. we went this year and happened to meet these wonderful guys. >> were you guys out, looking for a set of twins to date? >> no. we had family that lived nearby. it wasn't our first time to go. >> mark and craig, from your side of things, how did this all go down? >> mark met them first, so he should probably -- >> right. i was actually by myself in the lobby of the hotel when i first saw darlene and diane. craig was actually back in the hotel room working, because we were sort of working at the time on the story. i had to go get them because otherwise i was afraid they were going to be scared i was some single crashing the twin party. i had to prove i actually had a double somewhere. i went and brought craig back and we kind of all met for the first
Search Results 0 to 9 of about 10 (some duplicates have been removed)